Arod Out Of Yankee Lineup Tonight

NEW YORK (AP) – Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez is out of

the lineup one day after he left a game at Baltimore with groin


Rodriguez had trouble moving to his left on Adam Jones' RBI

single in the first inning Thursday night and Ramiro Pena hit for

him in the second.

Rodriguez's early departure came four days after he left a game

against Toronto with groin tightness.

Pena was at third and batting eighth against the Houston Astros

on Friday night.


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